Tesco Agri T-Jam 2024

Applications Close 30th June

Innovators with solutions that can help Tesco and it's suppliers achieve net zero, protect and restore nature or improve animal health and welfare are invited to apply to the Tesco Agri T-Jam 2024! Winners of the Tesco Agri T-Jam will get the opportunity to earn a potential trial with one of Tesco's supply chain partners.

Application Deadline
June 30th, 2024
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Summary

Background

Agriculture technology start-ups are once again being asked to gather their creative ideas and solutions and enter them into one of the industry’s most unique competitions: the 2024 Tesco Agri T-Jam.

Winners of the Tesco Agri T-Jam will get the opportunity to earn a potential trial with one of Tesco's supply chain partners.

Challenge

The 2024 Tesco Agri T-Jam startup pitch competition in partnership with LEO is seeking technologies to help achieve net zero, protect and restore nature and improve animal health and welfare. Tesco is welcoming entries from agtech innovators with solutions which support the following topics:

  • Reducing GHG Emissions,
  • Improving Soil Health & Resilience,
  • Supporting Biodiversity,
  • Improving Water Quality & Water Use,
  • Responsible Reduction in Chemical Inputs such as Pesticides and Antibiotics
  • Reducing Agricultural Waste
  • Reducing Crop Losses and Food Waste,
  • Improving Animal Health & Welfare,
  • Rapid Disease Diagnostics

Entries are invited from now until 30th June, with at least one start-up selected by Tesco, for mentoring and fast-track introductions to its supplier network - with the potential to trial the solution. 

What's in it for you?

This event features agri-tech innovators pitching their most thoughtful solutions and technologies to a panel of judges, including a select audience of investors and agribusinesses. Overall, up to 10 start-ups will be selected after the application and vetting process to present their innovations at the T-Jam pitch day.

The winner of the event will be chosen to earn a potential trial with one of Tesco's supply chain partners, as well as getting feedback and mentoring by Tesco’s Sustainable Agriculture team.

The winner will also win membership of Agri-TechE and have the opportunity to speak at the 2024 REAP conference.